Prerequisite: ADN 155 and ADN 156 both with a grade of "C" or better; ADN 155L and ADN 156L both with a grade of "Pass"; OR ADN 075 and active California Vocational Nursing License
Corequisite: ADN 252L
Advisory: READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU
This course focuses on application of the nursing process as a problem solving approach to assessment, problem identification and intervention for patients with psychiatric and mental health problems. Basic concepts related to biological, intrapersonal and interpersonal factors in mental health and mental illness are discussed. This course is designed for students in the Associate Degree Nursing Program. The Board of Registered Nursing requires that students must be concurrently enrolled in both ADN 252 and ADN 252L, and pass both courses together. They cannot be taken individually for credit.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921